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1st May 2020, 09:56
Replies: 70
Views: 6,326
Posted By Derfred

How does non-radar Class E assist in a VFR-VFR...

How does non-radar Class E assist in a VFR-VFR collision?
14th Apr 2020, 18:04
Replies: 1,287
Views: 468,122
Posted By Derfred

I’d be interested in your hypothetical of how...

I’d be interested in your hypothetical of how that would help. Is that a bit like getting rid of Ford and Holden? All domestic foreign owned? Good for Australia?

MEL-SYD: choose between Air Asia...
14th Apr 2020, 17:37
Replies: 61
Views: 17,622
Posted By Derfred

How did this thread get hijacked? This is not a...

How did this thread get hijacked? This is not a JobKeeper thread.

Qantas were forcing staff subject to quarantine or isolation due work to take annual leave in lieu of sick leave.

If they...
14th Apr 2020, 12:53
Replies: 2,118
Views: 944,999
Posted By Derfred

Wow, just wow, Calling all the “yes” voters...

Wow, just wow,

Calling all the “yes” voters “muppets” in this environment...
11th Apr 2020, 19:07
Replies: 21
Views: 5,718
Posted By Derfred

If he brings his mobile phone, then they know. ...

If he brings his mobile phone, then they know.

Just saying...
11th Apr 2020, 17:17
Replies: 65
Views: 23,809
Posted By Derfred

Hi Kris, Either I’m not understanding your...

Hi Kris,
Either I’m not understanding your posts or you are not understanding mine.

You’ve given many reasons why SQ might like to buy JQ from QF and re-brand it as Scoot.

But you haven’t...
11th Apr 2020, 16:45
Replies: 65
Views: 23,809
Posted By Derfred

Really? In the short term I predict almost...

Really?

In the short term I predict almost the opposite.

In the early stages of the recovery, I predict very little JQ domestic, and QF INTL flying will remain at the skeleton freight/govt...
11th Apr 2020, 15:42
Replies: 65
Views: 23,809
Posted By Derfred

Kris, I think you are close to the money...

Kris,

I think you are close to the money with points 1 and 2.

I can’t see point 3 happening. This is still a free market economy. The ACCC don’t just get to walk in to a business and break it...
11th Apr 2020, 12:04
Replies: 65
Views: 23,809
Posted By Derfred

The way I see it, Jetstar serves 3 purposes for...

The way I see it, Jetstar serves 3 purposes for the Qantas Group:

1. To operate routes at a lower cost base than mainline to destinations where mainline’s higher cost base cannot achieve a...
8th Apr 2020, 16:34
Replies: 20
Views: 4,996
Posted By Derfred

I still have a job this week. I’m not sure about...

I still have a job this week. I’m not sure about next week, and most of my colleagues are in the same boat, so I’m not sure of the point of this thread.
8th Apr 2020, 10:11
Replies: 423
Views: 199,027
Posted By Derfred

On my side of the ditch, any re-employment (or...

On my side of the ditch, any re-employment (or re-introduction following extensive non-flying leave such as LWOP or long-term sick leave) would require a few simulator sessions including one which...
8th Apr 2020, 09:47
Replies: 37
Views: 14,092
Posted By Derfred

I’ve just read that QF are now flying daily...

I’ve just read that QF are now flying daily A330’s to Shanghai with belly freight only, taking 30T of fresh produce Northbound, and 30T of medical supplies Southbound. We need them and they need us....
7th Apr 2020, 13:02
Replies: 122
Views: 58,040
Posted By Derfred

If that’s what floats your boat, knock yourself...

If that’s what floats your boat, knock yourself out.

But none of those things will prevent you from catching and spreading a virus like Covid-19. They won’t even reduce the likelihood.

So keep...
10th Mar 2020, 11:16
Replies: 31
Views: 15,725
Posted By Derfred

Ken, you must have a short memory. Last time...

Ken, you must have a short memory.

Last time there was a drop in the share price the Board re-jigged the CEO’s bonus plan from “short-term” to “long-term”. It’s all in the annual reports.

That...
1st Mar 2020, 14:29
Replies: 336
Views: 262,447
Posted By Derfred

I would have thought as much. In which case...

I would have thought as much.

In which case any incident reports should be forwarded to the AOC holder, not the RFS, as claimed required by Connedrod. So who is mis-quoting or wrong?

Connedrod,...
1st Mar 2020, 13:11
Replies: 831
Views: 428,117
Posted By Derfred

Wow, I’m sure that’s comforting news to those...

Wow, I’m sure that’s comforting news to those with a family and mortgage fearing or about to experience an impending job loss.
1st Mar 2020, 12:33
Replies: 2,118
Views: 944,999
Posted By Derfred

This negotiation is now over. The offer has been...

This negotiation is now over. The offer has been made. It was negotiated but not agreed.

The “yes” or “no” vote is no longer about how good or bad the offer is, or how it compares to any other...
1st Mar 2020, 09:22
Replies: 336
Views: 262,447
Posted By Derfred

I know nothing of the RFS or aerial firefighting,...

I know nothing of the RFS or aerial firefighting, but as an airline pilot I am just pointing out that it is commonplace for airlines that have a CASA approved Safety Management System in place for...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Feb 2020, 06:26
Replies: 26
Views: 3,264
Posted By Derfred

I would argue that trim should only be used for...

I would argue that trim should only be used for one thing: to achieve neutral elevator force.

Elevator to set desired AoA, thrust to compensate for the new AoA, then trim out the elevator force.
15th Feb 2020, 13:56
Replies: 2,118
Views: 944,999
Posted By Derfred

Yes, there are some, but there are ways around...

Yes, there are some, but there are ways around it, particularly if it’s new flying with a new aircraft type.

I would personally consider that they wouldn’t have put this threat in writing if they...
12th Feb 2020, 12:11
Replies: 58
Views: 17,686
Posted By Derfred

Same set of procedures for a “Windshear Escape...

Same set of procedures for a “Windshear Escape Manoeuvre” yes, but for all other contingency planning and decision making before and after, such as the decision to even commence the approach, or to...
10th Feb 2020, 00:56
Replies: 76
Views: 22,526
Posted By Derfred

This virus is most certainly not an airborne one....

This virus is most certainly not an airborne one. If it was, we would be in a lot of trouble.
29th Jan 2020, 05:13
Replies: 2,118
Views: 944,999
Posted By Derfred

Because influencing a “negotiation” is far more...

Because influencing a “negotiation” is far more prudent than rejecting a “proposed agreement”.

Both sides of the negotiation watch the weather during the negotiation, or at least they should
...
23rd Jan 2020, 16:52
Replies: 86
Views: 20,267
Posted By Derfred

And people like you always pop up like clockwork....

And people like you always pop up like clockwork. Must be nice, your house...
15th Jan 2020, 13:25
Replies: 50
Views: 12,960
Posted By Derfred

I’m going to have to go back to flight school. ...

I’m going to have to go back to flight school.

Because I don’t understand how you are more landing weight limited on a short sector than a longer one. Surely you can gas to MLW at destination and...
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